In December 2017, a group of Skolt Sámi and Finnish fishermen travelled to Greenland for an exchange visit with local hunters and fishermen in Aasiaat, Northwestern Greenland. Here the Sámi and Finns learned more about the Kalaallit / Greenlandic ways and methods of conducting community-based monitoring and management.
Uilu Pedersen demonstrates the seasonal harvest of capelin close to the community of Aasiaat, Western Greenland, Summer 2017. Capelin has been
historically and today very significant seasonal food.
Presentation video: This clip captures some of the community-based monitoring work under way in Disco Bay area, Greenland, in the 2000s as a part
of the PISUNA work. Subtitles will be added.
Humpback whales close to Aasiaat.